At Falmouth University research, advanced scholarship and professional creative practice form an integral and crucial part of academic life. Interdisciplinary research is positively encouraged, with research themes of digital economy, design thinking or creative connected communities. A flexible, relevant and respected postgraduate portfolio includes taught MAs, MPhil and PhD research.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

300 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 41%
  • Part Time 59%


  • UK 88%
  • EU 8%
  • Other 3%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Art & Design 0 55 55
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 45 45
Creative Writing 0 35 35
Marketing 0 35 35
Education 0 25 25
Communication & Media Studies 0 25 25
Business & Management Studies 0 20 20
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 15 15
Computer Science 0 10 10
Accounting & Finance 0 10 10

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom 8,000
Mixed -
Laboratory -
Clinical -
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • All first-year postgraduate international students are guaranteed a place in university owned, managed or approved accommodation providing they apply by the published deadline.